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New bike racks installed around UCL

As part of UCL's ongoing work to improve cycling facilities for staff and students, the UCL Sustainability Team have completed the installation of new parking spaces for 181 bikes around the Bloomsbury campus.  More...

Published: Aug 19, 2014 9:30:00 AM

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UCL engineers work with contractors to boost biodiversity

The replacement of air handling equipment on a roof at 1-19 Torrington Place has been used to trial an innovative approach to working with UCL's contractors to boost biodiversity.  More...

Published: Aug 12, 2014 2:02:00 PM

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Green UCL Annual Report published 

Green UCL’s Annual Report for 2012-13 is now ready. This report showcases examples of best practice and sets out our progress in creating a more sustainable UCL. More...

Published: Aug 5, 2014 3:54:00 PM

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Students: give your feedback and get a £10 Waterstones voucher


In the autumn term, we’ll be running a big project about the future of UCL’s carbon emissions.  More...

Published: Jul 21, 2014 2:46:00 PM

UCL action for Sustainability Celebrated at the Green Impact Awards

UCL's President & Provost, Professor Graham Hart, Dean of the Faculty of Population Health Sciences and the Sustainability team paid tribute to the remarkable efforts of the UCL community in tackling our environmental impacts this week at the Green Impact Award Ceremony.   More...

Published: Jun 11, 2014 3:03:00 PM

BioRegional present One Planet Living in Topic Lunch Series

26 September 2012

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Hayley Baines-Buffery, Head of Sustainable Business at BioRegional social enterprise, presented their method for analysing and reducing the environmental impact of businesses.

One Planet Living. The ten principles framework was used when working with B&Q to engage staff at all levels in improving several areas such as carbon emissions and waste. 

Our Topic Lunch Series continues on the last Monday 1-2pm of every month, see the link for full listings. In the next presentation on October 29th, Alastair McMahon from BioRegional will present on Urbanisation in China. Please contact green-ucl [at] ucl.ac.uk if you would like to attend.